Welcome to the Scientific Working Group for the Analysis of Seized Drugs (SWGDRUG) Website

What's New:
There have been numerous inquiries as to how the formation of the Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) will affect SWGDRUG's future. SWGDRUG will continue to work as part of the international community to improve the quality of the forensic examination of seized drugs. In addition, the resources provided on the SWGDRUG website will continue to be updated and available.
SWGDRUG Recommendations Version 7.0 was approved on August 14th, 2014. This revision includes a new section on Analogues and Structural Class Determinations (Part IIID) as well an updated mission statement.
SWGDRUG bylaws were revised on August 14, 2014 to reflect the updated mission statement.
SWGDRUG bids farewell to the following members: Linda Jackson, Jack Mario, Jerry Massetti, Robert Powers, Scott Vajdos and welcomes the following new members: Sandra Sachs, Roger Schneider and Tiffany Ribadeneyra.
Searchable Mass Spectral Library Version 2.3 (dated April 1, 2015)
Searchable Infrared Library Version 1.2 (dated May 26, 2015)
Drug Monographs (being updated weekly)
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SWGDRUG's Mission:
SWGDRUG works to improve the quality of the forensic examination of seized drugs and to respond to the needs of the forensic community by supporting the development of internationally accepted minimum standards, identifying best practices within the international community, and providing resources to help laboratories meet these standards.
We hope that you find our website easy to navigate and encourage you to forward any suggestions or comments to the SWGDRUG facilitator at: swgdrug@hotmail.com

Last Update May 2015

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